|Winning the War on Terrorism - Princeton University|
In his April 8 keynote address to the 2005 Princeton Colloquium on Public and International Affairs, General Anthony Zinni (retired), former commander of U.S. Central Command, talks about America's successes and failures in understanding the enemy, confronting the threats, and preparing the next generation. Princeton University Length: 1:27:39
Keywords: terrorism; Anthony Zinni
|How Unequal Can America Get Before We Snap? - UC Berkeley|
Robert Reich, Professor of Social and Economic policy at Brandeis University and former U.S. Secretary of Labor, talks about inequality of income, wealth and opportunity in America, which is wider now than it's been since the 1920s. (April 5, 2005. Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Berkeley) Length: 1:39:00
|Cornel West: Why Democracy Demands Quality, Diversity and Leadership in Universities - Princeton University|
Cornel West, Professor of Religion and African American Studies at Princeton University (Recorded Mar 23, 2005 at Rutgers) Length 55:30
Keywords: Cornel West
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture Panel IV: Surviving or Thriving: Beta Business Models in the New World - Harvard Law School Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: 4:20 - 5:10 PM Panel IV: Surviving or Thriving: Beta Business Models in the New World * What are the sustainability and business implications of these emerging models? What are the opportunities for new resources to support public-service media? Do commercial vs noncommercial distinctions map over to these new spaces of engagement? Is there a case for tax-based support or will a new mix of sponsorship, subscription, li...
|Teaching 9-11: The Role of Media, Museums, and Schools in the Construction of National Memory - Dickinson College|
Teaching 9-11: The Role of Media, Museums, and Schools in the Construction of National Memory.. How the nation's memory of 9-11 is being created through cultural institutions. Panelists: James Fallows, Atlantic Monthly Ron Simon, Museum of Television and Radio Fiona Spruill, NYTimes.com Marvin Kalb, Center on the Press, Politics, and Public Policy at Harvard University.s Kennedy School of Government...
Keywords: James Fallows; Ron Simon; Fiona Spruill; Marvin Kalb; 9-11; terrorism; museums; media
|Measuring Success in Combating Terrorism - Princeton University|
How can you tell if you.re winning a war on terrorism? This panel is part of "Rethinking the War on Terror", the theme of the 2005 Princeton Colloquium on Public and International Affairs. (website: http://www.wws.princeton.edu/pcpia/) Moderator: Alan Krueger, Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Princeton University Panelists: - Larry Johnson, CEO and Co-founder of BERG Associates, LLC - Raphael Perl, Senior Analyst for terrosim policy, Congressional Research Service - Peter Probst, former...
Keywords: Alan Krueger; Larry Johnson; Raphael Perl; Peter Probst; terrorism
|Report of the Task Force on the United Nations: American Interests and UN Reform - Columbia University|
George Mitchell, SIPA Sr. Research Scholar and Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader speaks to a Columbia University conference on UN reform Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs (Oct 17, 2005) Length: 24:04
Keywords: United Nations; George Mitchell
|Historical Precedents for Middle East Democracy - Tufts University|
SPEAKER: Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies, and Director,Middle East Institute, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University January 26-27, 2006, at Tufts University Democratizing the Middle East? A conference sponsored by: The Fares Center for Eastern Mediterranean Studies, Tufts University Length: 49:52
Keywords: Rashid Khalidi; democracy; Middle East
|U.S. Public Diplomacy Toward the Arab/Muslim World: Winning - or Losing - Hearts and Minds? - Princeton University|
The first panel of the Princeton 2005 Colloquium, "Rethinking the War on Terror" looks at the challenges of U.S. diplomatic efforts in the wake of the war in Iraq. Moderator: Amb. Edmund Hull, WWS Diplomat-in-Residence Panelists: - Hady Amr, Managing Partner, Amr Grouop - Nadia Bilbasey, Washington correspondent, Al-Arabiya TV - Amb. Theodore Kattouf, CEO, AMIDEAST Princeton Apr 8, 2005 Length: 1:21:34 For more information see 2005 Princeton Colloquium on Public and International Affairs
Keywords: terrorism; Edmund Hull; Hady Amr; Nadia Bilbasey; Theodore Kattouf
|Innovative Ways for Financing Global Public Goods - Princeton University|
Joseph Stiglitz, a winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize in economics, presents the keynote address for the second annual Secretary-General's Global Colloquium of University Presidents. Stiglitz, a University Professor at Columbia University leads a discussion on "Innovative Sources of Funding for Public Goods." (Feb 14, 2006 at Princeton University) Length: 1:28:17
Keywords: Joseph Stiglitz
|The Current State of Constitutional Law in Africa: Perspectives of a Former African Justice|
Speaker: Bereket Habte Selassie Location: Middlebury College
Keywords: Bereket Habte Selassie; Africa; law; African legal system
|Fixing the Crisis in U.S.-Arab Relations - Qatar University|
A Qatar University Seminar with Anne-Marie Slaughter, Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, and Hady Amr, of the Amr Group. Apr 11, 2005, in Doha, Qatar Length: 1:15:30
Keywords: Anne-Marie Slaughter; Hady Amr
|Anatomy of Terror: Understanding Religious Violence|
"Anatomy of Terror: Understanding Religious Violence" Jessica Stern - lecturer in public policy, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University Stern disputes the theses that terrorism has little impact and that government policies should simply be aimed at reducing fear. Mentioning a psychometric model that identifies 18 variables associated with disproportionate dread, Stern emphasizes that there is a clear difference in the ways that individuals and governments should respond to cer...
|Rehabilitating Eugenics - Princeton University|
Rehabilitating Eugenics Christine Rosen Ethics & Public Policy Center Must eugenics be a dirty word? As long as the state is not coercing people to accept eugenics, is there any harm in pursuing it? What similarities and differences can we identify in the enthusiasm for eugenics, past and present? And, finally, what is driving the contemporary effort to rehabilitate eugenics? In her lecture, Dr. Rosen will address many of the questions that contemporary bioethicists are asking with increasing fr...
|The Way We Never Were: American Families and the Nostalgia Trap - Dickinson College|
Scholar and author Stephanie Coontz explores the myths of traditional marriage. Coontz is a faculty member at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Wash., and the director of research and public education for the Council on Contemporary Families. She has published extensively on the topic of marriage and family life and is the author of several highly praised books, such as The Way We Never Were: American Families and the Nostalgia Trap and Marriage, A History: From Obedience to Intimacy, or How L...
Keywords: Stephanie Coontz; marriage
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|Environmental Summit, Keynote: Jared Diamond - Duke University|
Keynote: Jared Diamond Professor of Geography, UCLA and Pulitzer Prize-winning Author Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University Sep 20-21, 2005
Keywords: enviroment; Jared Diamond
|How Democratic Could the Arab or Muslim World Be? - Middlebury College|
Saad Ibrahim, Professor of Political Sociology at the American University in Cairo A Charles P. Scott Symposium Lecture April 20, 2006 Middlebury College
Keywords: Saad Ibrahim
|The Legacy of Justice Sandra Day O\'Connor - Duke University|
Duke Law School.s Program in Public Law examined Justice O.Connor.s record in such areas as abortion, affirmative action, federalism, gender, religion, and how international law is used by the Court. Featuring Curtis Bradley, Erwin Chemerinsky, Walter Dellinger, Katharine Bartlett, and Neil Siegel of the Duke law faculty, Michael Gerhardt of the UNC law faculty, plus Sam Sankar, a clerk to Justice O'Connor during the 2003 Term and currently with Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale & Dorr...
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture Panel IV: Surviving or Thriving: Beta Business Models in the New World - Harvard Law School Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: 4:20 - 5:10 PM Panel IV: Surviving or Thriving: Beta Business Models in the New World - What are the sustainability and business implications of these emerging models? What are the opportunities for new resources to support public-service media? Do commercial vs noncommercial distinctions map over to these new spaces of engagement? Is there a case for tax-based support or will a new mix of sponsorship, subscription, li...
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|American Media: Still the Fourth Estate? - Princeton University|
Bill Keller, Executive Editor, New York Times Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Princeton University, Nov 14, 2005 Length: 1:29:46
Keywords: Bill Keller; media
|Presidential War Powers from Lincoln to Bush - Dickinson College|
Panelists: John Yoo is former deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Counsil of the U.S. Dept of Justice and professor of law at the University of California at Berkeley Louis Fisher is Senior Specialist in Separation of Powers for the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress Michael Vorenberg is author of Final Freedom and professor of history at Brown University (Nov 3, 2005 at Dickinson College) Length: 1:30:18
Keywords: John Yoo; Louis Fisher; Michael Vorenberg; American president; presidential power
|Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy, Session 4: Coping with Rogue States, Failing States, and Proliferators|
Session four of a four-part Symposium, held as part of the Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy research project at the Council on Foreign Relations. Speakers: - Lawrence D. Freedman, Professor of War Studies, King's College, London. - Steven E. Miller, Director, International Security Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard. Presider: Richard K...
Keywords: Iraq; Lawrence Freedman; Steven Miller; Richard Betts
|Highlights of the 2005 Princeton Colloquium: Rethinking the War on Terror - Princeton University|
A two-day colloquium examines the concept of a "war on terror," as well as the specific strategies employed to wage it. Bringing together a diverse selection of experts and practitioners, the Colloquium addresses the conceptual frameworks and concrete policy recommendations needed to move beyond the rhetoric and ideology that often shape responses to terrorism. Includes excerpts from: - Keynote speeches by: Gen (Ret) Anthony Zinni; Palestinian leader Hanan Ashrawi; Israeli National Security Advi...
Keywords: war on terror; terrorism; Anthony Zinni; Hanan Ashrawi; Giora Eiland
|A Conversation on Stem Cell Research|
"A Conversation on Stem Cell Research" Robert Klein, Chair of the Independent Citizens Oversight Committee at the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine. February 8, 2006 University of California at Berkley, Goldman School of Public Policy.
|The Bush Doctrine as a Partisan Wedge Issue|
Professor Jack Snyder is a leading authority on international affairs. His recent work has focused on the propensity of democratizing countries to fight wars (in contrast to countries with firmly established democratic institutions). In this session, he presented some of his exciting new work on domestic political effects of the new American national security strategy. Introduction by Eugene Gholz, LBJ School of Public Affairs...
Keywords: Jack Snyder; Bush Doctrine
|75th Anniversary of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs - Princeton University|
Keynote speaker: Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff Event: 75th Anniversary of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Princeton University Oct 1, 2005 Length: 45:03
Keywords: Michael Chertoff
|Environmental Summit, Panel V: Climate - Duke University|
Panel V: Climate William H. Schlesinger, moderator - Dean of the Nicholas School and James B. Duke Professor of Biogeochemistry Thomas J. Crowley - Nicholas Professor of Earth Systems Science, Nicholas School Martin Hoffert - Professor Emeritus of Physics, New York University Fred Krupp - President of Environmental Defense Jonathan Wiener - Perkins Professor of Law and Professor of Environmental Policy, Duke University Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University Sep 20...
Keywords: climate; environment; William Schlesinger; Thomas Crowley; Martin Hoffert; Fred Krupp; Jonathan Wiener
|Democracy and Growth Reconsidered: Why Economic Performance of New Democracies is not Encouraging - Middlebury College|
Vladimir Popov, Sector Head, Academy of the National Economy, Moscow; Visiting Professor at Carlton University, Ottawa April 13, 2006 Middlebury College Length: 1:21:19
Keywords: Vladimir Popov; democracy
|Woodrow Wilson in the State House: Governing in New Jersey - Princeton University|
Moderator: David S. Broder, Columnist, The Washington Post PRIOR Paper Author: Alan Ehrenhalt, Executive Editor, Governing Magazine Panelists: Jon S. Corzine, Governor, State of New Jersey Robert L. Ehrlich, Jr. '79, Governor, Maryland This panel was part of the 2006 Princeton Colloquium on Public and International Affairs, held April 28-29, 2006 at Princeton University, by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs) Length: 57:08
Keywords: David S. Broder; Alan Ehrenhalt; Jon S. Corzine; Robert L. Ehrlich
|Iran's Nuclear Program and U.S.-Iranian Relations - Middlebury College|
Mansour Farhang, Bennington College. Iraninan-born author and former diplomat. He served as revolutionary Iran's first ambassador to the United Nations, and also worked as a mediator in the early months of the Iran-Iraq war. (April 18, 2006 - Middlebury College) Length: 82 minutes
Keywords: Mansour Farhang; Iran; nuclear power; nuclear weapons
|Rip, Mix, Burn, Sue: Technology, Politics, and the Fight to Control Digital Media - Princeton University|
Ed Felten, an expert in computer security, talks about how personal computers and the Internet have affected the use of media such as music and movies, and about the legal, political and policy struggles that have resulted. Website: http://www.cs.princeton.edu/~felten/rip/ Oct 12, 2004 Princeton University Length: 1:16:58
Keywords: Ed Felten
|Environmental Summit, Panel 1: Energy - Duke University|
Panel I: Energy Lincoln Pratson - moderator - Associate Professor of Sedimentary Geology, Nicholas School Jason Grumet - Executive Director of the National Commission on Energy Policy Simon B. Rich, Jr. - Chairman of the Board of Visitors, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, former CEO of Louis Dreyfus Holding Co. and former Chairman and CEO of Louis Dreyfus Natural Gas Joseph Stanislaw - Former President and Chief Executive Officer of Cambridge Energy Research Associates Nich...
Keywords: energy; Lincoln Pratson; Jason Grumet; Simon Rich
|The War in Iraq: Bush's Democracy and the Real Thing - Princeton University|
Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist Seymour Hersh Nov 30, 2005 at Princeton University Length: 1:35:35
Keywords: Seymour Hersh; Iraq; Democracy
|Criminal Libel in Asia and International Legal Standards - University of Hong Kong|
U.S. media lawyer Robert D. Balin discusses recent criminal libel cases in Asia and evolving international legal standards in libel defence. Mr. Balin will discuss in particular Shin Corp v. Klangnarong, which was brought against a Thai activist who had criticized Thailand's Prime Minister and the telecommunications company owned by his family. In a decision that has been hailed as a victory for free expression, a Bangkok court recently dismissed criminal libel charges against the activist...
Keywords: Robert Balin
|A Soldier's Reflections on Iraq - Princeton University|
Lt. Gen. David Petraeus, a three-star general who recently completed two tours of Iraq, discusses the importance of international partnerships in the global war on terror. A keynote speech at the 75th Anniversary of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs Princeton University Oct 1, 2005 Length: 1:14:29
Keywords: David Petraeus; Iraq; war
|Prospects for Middle East Peace: Charting a New Course in a New Era - Princeton University|
Moderator: Moises Naim, Editor-in-Chief, Foreign Policy Panel Discussants: Amb. Daniel Ayalon, Ambassador of Israel to the United States; Amb. Afif Safieh, PLO Ambassador to the United States; Amb. Karim Kawar, Ambassador of Jordan to the United States; Amb. Daniel Kurtzer, the S. Daniel Abraham Visiting Professor of Middle East Policy Studies, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University; former U.S...
Keywords: Moises Naim; Daniel Ayalon; Afif Safieh; Karim Kawar; Daniel Kurtzer; Middle East; peace
|Religion and Nation: Competitors or Reinforces? - Middlebury College|
Walker Connor, Scholar-in-Residence in Political Science at Middlebury College March 1, 2006 Middlebury College Length: 1:12:11
Keywords: Walker Connor; religion
|Beyond Broadcast Pt. 4: Reinventing Public Media in a Participatory Culture: Panel I: What the Broadcasters are doing - Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 10:00 - 11:00 Panel I: What the Broadcasters are doing A few broadcasters display and discuss their efforts - the opportunities and obstacles they have experienced - with incorporating, experimenting with, or using participatory and emerging social media tools. Panelists include: David Liroff (WGBH Vice President and Chief Technology Officer), Terry Heaton (President, DONATA...
Keywords: David Liroff; Terry Heaton; Bill Buzenberg; Chris Lydon; media; public broadcasting
|Beyond Broadcast, Introduction: Reinventing Public Media in a Participatory Culture - Harvard Law School's Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
9:00-9:15 Introduction Jake Shapiro (Executive Director PRX, Berkman Center Fellow)
Keywords: Jake Shapiro
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture pt.5: Panel II: What the emerging participatory web media services are doing - Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 11:50 - 12:45 Panel II: What the emerging participatory web media services are doing * From Our Media to YouTube, Odeo to BrightCove, Conversations Network to Global Voices - people are using new media to facilitate citizen participation not just through text and blogging but now with digital audio and video...
|The Changing Definitions of Public Service - Princeton University|
Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall Moderator: Jennifer Widner, Professor of Politics and International Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, Director, Bobst Center for Peace and Justice Daniel Biederman '75 Julius Coles '66 Richard Leone '65, '69 Mary Procter '71 Feb. 24, 2006 Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
Keywords: Jennifer Widner; Daniel Biederman; Julius Coles; Richard Leone; Mary Procter; public service
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture - Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 3:20PM - 3:30 - High Order Bit: Just a Pretty Face(book)? What College Students Actually Do Online (add your notes) (comment on the blog post) - Fresh thinking and research about what types of sites and online services college students are using and how their engagement differs by socio-economic background and user attributes...
|Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing public media in a participatory culture pt.2 - Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society|
A conference at Harvard Law School.s Berkman Center for Internet and Society: May 12, 2006 4:00 - 4:10 PM - High Order Bit: Second Life (add your notes) (comment on the blog post) Second Life is a massively multi-player 3-D world. It is an online world.virtually inhabited, built, and owned by its residents. John Lester from Linden Lab will describe what is Second Life, how it allows for new communities to be built, and he.ll talk about opportunities for collaborative video production.
|State of the World - Princeton University|
State of the World was the ambitious topic of a two-day conference held in February 2004 by the Princeton Institute of International and Regional Studies (PIIRS). Panelists: Charles S. Maier/Harvard University, Linda Weiss/University of Sydney, Ravi Kanbur/Cornell University, Francois Bourguignon/World Bank, Amy L. Chua/Yale Law School, Samantha Power/Harvard University, G. John Ikenberry/Georgetown University, Michael Mann/UCLA Website: http://www.princeton.edu/~piirs/sow/ Feb 13-14, 2004 Princ...
|Votes, Bits, and Bytes|
"Votes, Bits and Bytes" Panel 1: Citizenship Are information and communications technologies making it possible for new forms of citizenship? Are new technologies drawing new people into the political process? Are we able to engage in politics in more meaningful ways than before? Is the impact greatest on local, state, federal campaigns? Are we able to become global citizens? Chair: Prof. Charles Nesson, Harvard Law School Panelist: HYPERLINK "http://www.hoder.com/weblog/" Hossein Derakhshan (a/...
Keywords: voting; democracy; Charles Nesson; Pippa Norris; Tom Sander
|United Nations Reform: Reflecting on Successes and Obstacles - Columbia University|
Lee Feinstein: Council on Foreign Relations Ed Luck: Columbia University Tod Lindberg: Hoover Institution Moderator: Senator George J. Mitchell Columbia University Oct 17, 2005 Length: 1:33:26
Keywords: Lee Feinstein; Ed Luck; Tod Lindberg; George Mitchell
|Making Poverty History: Slogan or Reality? - Middlebury College|
Charles MacCormack, President, COO, and a member of the Board of directors of the Save the Children Federation April 7, 2006 Middlebury College Length: 1:01:51
Keywords: Charles MacCormack; poverty
|Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy, Session 3: The Direction of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy after the Intervention in Iraq - Princeton University|
Session three of a four-part Symposium, held as part of the Iraq's Impact on the Future of U.S. Foreign and Defense Policy research project at the Council on Foreign Relations. Speakers: - Michael R. Gordon, Chief Military Correspondent, The New York Times. - Ronald Steel, Professor of International Relations and History, University of Southern California. Presider: Walter Russell Mead, Senior Fellow for U.S...
Keywords: Iraq; Michael Gordon; Ronald Steel
|An Historical Overview: How the Best and Brightest Have Been Attracted to Government Service? - Princeton University|
Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall, February 24th, 2006 . Moderator: Brandice Canes-Wrone, Associate Professor of Politics and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University . Theodore Sorensen - The Kennedy Magic . Robert Caro '57 - LBJ: Personality or the Agenda of the Times? . Michael Barone - The Reagan Years . David Halberstam - The Best and the Brightest Then and Now Total Running Time: 1:20:55
Keywords: government service; Brandice Canes-Wrone; Theodore Sorensen; Robert Caro; Michael Barone; David Halberstam
|The Doha Declaration: the World Affirms the Natural Family and Marriage|
The Doha Declaration: the World Affirms the Natural Family and Marriage. William L. Saunders, Jr. Family Research Council Center for Human Life and Bioethics. An America's Founding and Future Lecture. February 13, 2005 - Princeton University, James Madison Program
Keywords: William L. Saunders; family; marriage